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Cyamiidae

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cyamiidae

Taxonomy
Cyamiidae was named by Philippi (1845) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5165]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cyamiacea by Vokes (1980); to Galeommatacea by Beu et al. (1990); and to Cyamioidea by Rosenberg (2005), Nevesskaja (2009) and Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Cyamiidae Philippi
1980Cyamiidae Vokes p. 115
1990Cyamiidae Beu et al. p. 397
2005Cyamiidae Rosenberg
2009Cyamiidae Nevesskaja
2011Cyamiidae Carter et al. p. 17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderLeptonidinaDall 1889
superfamilyCyamioidea(Philippi 1845)
familyCyamiidaePhilippi 1845
familyCyamiidaePhilippi 1845

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available